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History Meets the Future – The Astor Theatre Society is looking for an Executive Director

Are you the future of the oldest continuously operating theatre in Atlantic Canada?

The Astor,  “The Gem” of Nova Scotia’s South Shore, is about to transform, taking all that’s good from its past and directing it towards a bright and creative future as a vibrant cultural centre.  We need an Executive Director that will share the board’s vision and implement an artistic, progressive, inclusive, and green strategic plan.

To be successful and meet expectations for the position, you will have had previous experience in the performing arts sector and a proven background in arts administration including venue, financial and staff management. You will thrive in a dynamic work environment leading with a calm and encouraging demeanor. Arts experiences are your passion, and patrons your community.

The Astor – a theatre and more!

To see a full job description and additional applicant information, go here.

To apply, please provide a cover letter and resume to the Chair of the Hiring Committee via email:

Applications will be received until April 10th, 2023. All applications received will be acknowledged.  A shortlist of candidates will be interviewed by a selection committee consisting of members of the Society’s Board of Directors.